Summer Garden Route Luxury Adventure Tour

Has lockdown gotten you down? Keen to get back to nature and experience conservation in a hands-on, completely unique way? Want to relax by the beach and hike in the forest? Looking for a unique, intimate and exclusive conservation experience? If you've never been to the Garden Route, if you love wildlife and nature, if you want to enjoy South Africa's beauty while living in the lap of luxury, this is your tour!

There are some amazing opportunities for travel in South Africa right now, particularly for South African citizens and residents* who are looking to explore more of what their country has to offer. We've collected exciting options and designed the perfect one-week Garden Route getaway!

A 7-day 6-night escape in Knysna and Gondwana Game Reserve. Itinerary includes:

  • Arrive at George Airport (flight not included), group transfer to 5* hotel in Knysna, on the water. 

    • Spend three glorious days on the coast, hiking in the Knysna forests, exploring Garden Route National Park, watching seals and whales from Robberg Peninsula, kayaking the Knysna Lagoon, and more! 

    • Shop, dine, and stay in world class accommodation, enjoy upmarket restaurants and excellent wine.

    • Go on a sunset cruise from the Knysna quays to the beautiful estuary, while sipping on a glass of wine or bubbly and sampling oysters.

    • Sleep well knowing our suppliers have sustainability policies and are conscious of their impact on the planet.

  • Transfer to Gondwana Game Reserve, where we'll spend three nights in their Eco Camp, a modern, eco-friendly and luxurious camp set in Big-5 territory!

    • One of a kind conservation tourism experience.​

    • Get involved in wildlife and field management, learn bush skills and interpretation, and enjoy a behind-the-scenes experience in the bush

    • Stay in the eco-friendly, solar powered, luxury tented camp set in a protected Fynbos valley.

    • All meals included and provided by a personal camp chef

    • Dedicated team of two guides to share their knowledge and experience

    • Incredible, intimate and exclusive experience in the bush, in the heart of the Western Cape.

Included in this package: all transfers, all meals, accommodation for six nights in 4-5* lodge or hotel and in Gondwana Game Reserve, all conservation activities, entry fees into National Parks and Reserves, Kayak Tour in the Knysna Lagoon, Sunset cruise, welcome drinks, and the leadership of your host, Co-Founder Annie DuPre-Reynolds!


Not included: Flights to George, most (alcoholic) drinks, gratuities, additional activities, and travel insurance (please see our Standard Terms and Conditions).

Order of activities/accommodation subject to change.


*This special package deal is available for SA Residents. Please inquire for International bookings!

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Price from R24 250 pps